SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Your next chance at becoming a multi-millionaire is this Friday! The Mega Millions jackpot is now sitting at an estimated $422 million.
The cash option on the prize is $254.8 million.
“As this jackpot continues to rise, we encourage people to keep the experience of playing Mega Millions and other lottery games fun by playing responsibly and within their means,” said Michael Sweeney, Executive Director of the Massachusetts State Lottery.
Mega Millions tickets are $2 each, and can be purchased until 10:45 p.m. Friday at any Massachusetts lottery retailer. Friday’s drawing will be held at 11:00 p.m.